Classes for Kids

What is your child interested in? On this page you can find lists of various classes for kids to encourage learning, fun, and exploring different disciplines. When you click on each type of class, you will find that it is organized by town.

Click here to be taken to our One-Stop Spot to Find Kids Classes and Teams. It’s the most comprehensive and helpful guide to all of the activities you can sign your kids up for in the west and southwest suburbs. You’ll find everything from sports to fine arts, intellectual pursuits to classes for little kids.

We highly recommend contacting a few locations that interest you and asking if you can observe or if they offer free trial classes that your child can try before registering. Get a feel for the location, style of instruction, structure of the class and teacher personalities.

If you are looking for other resources, visit our Resources for Families page, buy half-price tickets to great local attractions and shows on our Half-Price Ticket page, and peruse our Indoor Activities and Outdoor Activities pages.

Cooking Classes, Baking Lessons, and Foodie Fun for Kids
Kids learn new skills, build kitchen confidence, and try new foods at cooking classes. And who knows — you may end up with breakfast in bed!

Kids Find Balance at These Local Yoga Classes for Kids
Strengthen and stretch your mind and body at these yoga classes for kids in the western suburbs.

Indoor Swim Lessons in the West Suburbs
Indoor swim lessons can keep your kids' swimming skills honed all year. Check out this list of indoor swim lessons in the Chicago suburbs!

Martial Arts Classes for Kids
Martial arts and karate classes for kids are a great way to boost discipline, self-esteem, and fitness. Find a class near you!

Indoor Soccer Classes and Teams for Kids
Kids interested in playing soccer? Indoor soccer classes, teams, and drills for kids in the western and south suburbs of Chicago.

Kids’ Tennis Lessons and Classes
Tennis is a great sport for kids to learn teamwork and sports skills alike. We've got a complete round-up of Chicagoland kids' tennis lessons and programs.

Gymnastics and Tumbling Classes for Kids
Places to take gymnastics and tumbling classes in the western suburbs of Chicago. Also check out their open gym times!

Music Classes For Kids in the West Suburbs
Find music classes for kids, including group, private, voice and various instruments and build their confidence, rhythm and brain power!

Local STEAM and STEM Classes in the West Suburbs
STEAM stands for science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics. Find classes where kids can tinker and explore!

Junior Golf Classes and Lessons in Suburban Chicago
Kids can learn to golf with lessons in Countryside, Downers Grove, Hinsdale, Naperville, Oak Brook, Orland Park, and Wheaton.

Cheerleading for Kids in Chicago’s West Suburbs
Be proud, cheer loud! Check out these cheerleading clubs, classes, and camps in Chicago's western suburbs for your future cheerleader.

Kids Hockey Classes and Teams in Chicagoland
Lace up those skates! Use our list to find a nearby rink that offers hockey basics or competitive traveling teams.